Recent content by JohnYYC

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    Faster setup for a mac based office

    If you go with a Synology NAS they have a sync client called "Cloud Station". I use it to sync my profile from my MacBook to my NAS, but you can sync any folder you wish.
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    Anyone used CrashPlan?

    My understanding is that CrashPlan does not backup other CrashPlan backups. Meaning your family's and friends backups are only on your NAS and don't go to the CrashPlan cloud at all.
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    Network pics thread

    What's the run time with only those two switches? I'm guessing a couple hours or more.
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    open source backup server?

    Don't forget about Backuppc uses rysnc and has a web interface.
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    Official Red's server room thread

    Don't forget to put a big red button that say's do not touch or something like that.
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    Network pics thread

    Same here. Some of the customer's where I work have some very sexy gear.
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    Network pics thread

    Indeed it is. Waiting for more parts to arrive and then I will be adding another Pi and another 5 sensors split between the 2 Pi's(separate rooms and I don't own my place and don't want to run cables between the two rooms) Took me a little trial and error so once I got it working I put...
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    Network pics thread

    I paid $1,565.99 Canadian for it back when I bought it in April of 2012. They no longer make the DS2411+ it's been replaced with the DS2413+.
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    Network pics thread

    I know it's a little messy but here is my "poor man's rack" From top to bottom left to right(each shelve) - Raspberry Pi SNMP Temperature Sensor - Virtual machine host running Proxmox 2.3 - 6 Core AMD, 16GB of RAM, 3 x 300GB 10K in RAID5 - UniFi AP Long Range - HP 1810-24G v1 - TekSavvy DSL...
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    Managed switch for home network??

    HP 1810-24G or any higher model. The 1810-24G doesn't have CLI but I think the next model line above it does. Either way you can't beat a lifetime warranty.
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    Network pics thread

    You wouldn't happen to work for Bell would you? I think I saw a thread where you said you did. I work for Q9 which just bought itself back from Abry along with help from Bell and other's. Most ISP's don't like pictures floating around of their infrastructure. We have a strict zero tolerance...
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    pfSense question

    Sounds like all you may need is a "allow all" rule on the WAN rules table to allow the you are using /24) subnet through.
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    Free Backup Solution

    If I recall correctly the answer is no. CrashPlan will not "re-backup" backed up files from other machines.
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    Network pics thread

    Makes me happy that I live in a condo and my heat, water, and power are all include in my rent :) $1295/month for a 1000sqft 2 bed, 2 bath, and a underground parking spot. Guess one of these day's I should post a picture of my gear.
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    Something easier than openvpn?

    I used this how to on all my pfsense 2.0+ installs and had no issues. Just thought I'd share it in case it helps :)